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27 February 2017: SolitaireCG 3.2

This release adds a lock landscape orientation option that will force the game to remain in landscape mode.

Changes include:
  • Add lock landscape orientation option
  • Update Esperanto, Finnish, German, and Polish translations
The following ticket was addressed with this release:
Thanks to Verdulo for providing updated Esperanto (eo) and Polish (pl) translations.
Thanks to Olli B. for providing an updated German (de) translation.
9 February 2017: SolitaireCG 3.1

This release fixes a regression introduced in 3.0 that prevented pickup of two or more cards at the same time in Forty Thieves when at least one tableau or stack was empty.

Changes include:
  • Fix forty thieves logic for single step move of a valid card sequence
Thanks to Evan Wong for reporting the Forty Thieves card pickup regression.
7 February 2017: SolitaireCG 3.0

The big news with this release is the addition of support for portrait orientation on Android 4.0+ (Ice Cream Sandwich and higher).

Changes include:
  • Add support for portrait orientation for Android 4.0+ (ICS - API 14+)
  • Shrink anchor and card count indicators to fit small screens
  • Retain active screen on device rotation
  • Migrate help view to Android activity screen
  • Update Esperanto (eo) translation
  • Prevent vertically scrolling all cards off screen
  • Enable rotate of win screen to start new game
  • Fix font thickness consistency for xxxhdpi medium fonts
  • Fix freecell logic for single step move of a valid card sequence
The following tickets were addressed with this release:
Thanks to Verdulo for providing an updated Esperanto (eo) translation.

Thanks to Rudy Sudrich for beta testing support for portrait orientation.
Rudy discovered issues with font thickness inconsistency for xxxhdpi medium fonts, and with incorrect logic for freecell single step move of a valid card sequence, sometimes called a Freecell PowerMove.
1 December 2016: SolitaireCG 2.9

This release includes an enhancement that adds blank menu items to the alternate menu to workaround missing or inaccessible menu items in Android 6.0 and higher on some devices.

Changes include:
  • Add blank menu items to workaround inaccessible menu items issue
  • Disable menu on help and stats screen
  • Update German (de) translation
  • Add Esperanto (eo) and Polish (pl) translations
The following tickets were addressed with this release:
14 November 2016: SolitaireCG 2.8.1

This release rolls back a workaround for missing or inaccessible menu items. It was reported that after winning a game in v2.8 that the menu could not be opened again on a Samsung Galaxy S6.

Changes include:
  • Undo workaround for missing/inaccessible menu items in Android 6.0+ on some devices
Samsung device users can try disabling the Samsung Game Tuner or the Samsung Game Launcher app if they experience missing menu items in SolitaireCG.
13 November 2016: SolitaireCG 2.8

This release includes a workaround for missing or inaccessible menu items in Android 6.0 and higher on some devices.

Changes include:
  • Workaround missing/inaccessible menu items in Android 6.0+ on some devices
  • Restore automatic save of game statistics and settings
  • Group Freecell with variant Black Widow and add descriptions to menu to help distinguish game differences
  • Add Vegas game scoring details to help
The following tickets were addressed with this release:
Thanks to Rashmi. Shimoga for suggesting to group Freecell and similar variant Baker's game together.
31 October 2016: SolitaireCG 2.7

This release restores the ability to undo moves after application exit, and migrates the options screen to a proper Android preferences activity screen.

Changes include:
  • Restore ability to undo moves after application exit
  • Migrate options screen to proper Android preferences activity screen
  • Improve recognition of Spider game variants Black Widow and Tarantula
  • Add German (de) translation
Thanks to Olli B. for improving SolitaireCG by providing a German translation, and for raising and testing issues with spider game variant recognition and missing undos after application exit.

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